Eleanor Lilien

Eleanor Lilien

Eleanor Lilien (Altman), 97, of Scottsdale, Ariz., died March 3, 2016. Born in the Bronx, she resided in South Orange and Florham Park for most of her life.

Mrs. Lilien was a graduate of New York University. 

She was a volunteer at Irvington General Hospital for several years and later worked at Lord and Taylor.

Predeceased by her husband, Milton, in 2000, she is survived by two sons, Larney (Cissie) of Scottsdale and Neil (Leslie) of West Orange; her daughter, Cathy (Andy) Abrams of Maplewood; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services were held March 7 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85014 or Barnabas Health, West Orange.

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